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Bionic lens can make vision three times better than 20-20

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Posted in Medicine on 6th Sep, 2017 01:48 PM by Alex Muller

The Bionic Lens is a dynamic lens that replaces the natural lens inside the eye via cataract surgery. Once there, the lens restores clear vision at all distances without any visual quality problems. It can auto-regulate within the eye by connecting to the muscles that change the curvature of our natural lenses.

 

In addition, because the Bionic Lens responds with less than 1/100 the amount of energy of the natural lens, you can also focus on something all day without any strain on the eyes.

 
The Bionic Lens could improve on the 20/20 vision threefold. Imagine that you can see a clock’s dial 10 feet away. With the lens you would be able to see the dial in the same detail when it is 30 feet away.
 
Future Bionic lens could also include projection systems that will give the user capabilities of projecting their phone screen, or integrating NASA technologies to allow for better focusing resolution than anything seen before, or even installing a system that allows for slow drug delivery inside the eye.
 
Initially the system will cost $3200 per lens without including the cost of the surgery.

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